Lincoln County man charged with child sex abuse

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Christopher McFarlane

TROY, MO (KTVI) – The Lincoln County State’s Attorney’s Office charged a 30-year-old local man for allegedly having sex two boys under the age of 12.

According to prosecutors, the crimes occurred over an undisclosed length of time at Christopher McFarlane’s home in the 2000 block of State Highway E, located in unincorporated Lincoln County.

One of the victims said McFarlane also made him smoke marijuana.

McFarlane was arrested on Monday, August 1.

McFarlane was charged with three counts of first-degree statutory sodomy with a person under the age of 12 and one count of first-degree endangering the welfare of a child. He remains in custody at Lincoln County Jail on $200,000 cash-only bond.